Chicago Tribune Top Workplaces 2012
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Wood Dale, IL
AAR CORP. is a leading provider of products/services to aerospace and government/defense industries. Our portfolio is split between government/defense and commercial aviation business in 4 major areas: Aviation Supply Chain: Supply chain solutions so customers can increase availability, minimize downtime & reduce costs. Also provide a full range of aircraft sales/leasing services. Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul: Maintenance/engineering services that keep customers' aircraft flying safely. AAR is second largest independent provider of MRO services in North America and among the top ten in the world.
Structures & Systems: Design/manufacture products for Original Equipment Manufacturer customers. U.S. defense forces & allies rely on us for custom pallets, containers, mobility shelters, cargo systems and composite aerostructures. Government & Defense Services: Supports defense priorities, nation building & humanitarian relief efforts. Ranked among Top 100 defense contractors in world.
“I feel part of an important mission and that I make a difference. ”
“My manager does not micro manage me and I can make general decisions for the welfare of the company.”
“The people I work with are willing to share ideas and explain processes and new ideas. I enjoy the people I work with. They are truly a great bunch of people. ”
“The ability to balance family and work.”
“That I have the freedom and encouragement to make a positive influence on the company and our customers. ”
“Frequent outings/teambuilding with senior staff.”